540 S 3RD ST
Architecture and History Inventory
Historic Name: Isaac P. Witter House-"Shadowlawn"
Other Name: Wood County Historical Society
Reference Number: 32399
Location (Address): 540 S 3RD ST
City: Wisconsin Rapids
Year Built: 1907
Historic Use: house
Architectural Style: Neoclassical
Property Type: Building
Structural System: Brick
Wall Material: Brick
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Additional Information: A 'site file' exists for this property. It contains additional information such as correspondence, newspaper clippings, or historical information. It is a public record and may be viewed in person at the State Historical Society, Division of Historic Preservation.
Georgian Revival house is one of several similar houses in the neighborhood; it has a semi-circular portico with a giant Corinthian order, a brick exterior with brick quoins and lintels, and a hip roof with denticulated cornice and dormers.
Bibliographic References: Wisconsin Rapids Daily News 5/16/1998.
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